Articles for Tag: "cancer treatment"

What not to say to a cancer patient 
What not to say to a cancer patient
As a patient still undergoing treatment for breast cancer, I can tell you first-hand what you may not want to say.
First pre-operative breast cancer drug approved 
First pre-operative breast cancer drug approved
The FDA approves a new medication that will give women in the early stages of breast cancer another choice before surgery.
How weight affects cancer treatment 
How weight affects cancer treatment
New guidelines raises questions on whether overweight cancer patients are receiving accurate doses of chemotherapy.
Music therapy helps create new normal for cancer patients  Featured
Music therapy helps create new normal for cancer patients
Music helps patients manage pain and stress while undergoing treatment. Says one music therapist, “It’s science, but it’s so much like magic sometimes.” Take a listen and see for yourself.
Older people with kidney cancer might think twice about surgery 
Older people with kidney cancer might think twice about surgery
Wait and see may be the best approach vs. surgery for older patients with kidney cancer.